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Steinach am Brenner / Gschnitz

Steinach am Brenner / Gschnitz Ski Resort Guide

Steinach am Brenner / Gschnitz, Austria

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates.
Total Piste Length20km
Highest Lift2,110m
Resort Height1,242m
 Nearest AirportsInnsbruck Airport and Bolzano
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Steinach am Brenner / Gschnitz

The Austrian ski resort of Steinach am Brenner / Gschnitz is in the Austrian Alps at an altitude of 1,242m, with 20km of marked runs.


Steinach am Brenner / Gschnitz has direct access to 20km of downhill skiing, with 9 marked pistes, served by a total of 5 ski lifts.

With ski lifts as high as 2,110m, snow cover is generally reliable.


There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.


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Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Steinach am Brenner / Gschnitz is 6km long and the most difficult run is the 'Waldabfaht', which is 2km in length.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Steinach am Brenner / Gschnitz?

The next notable snow forecast is 8cm, expected on 9 December.

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Ski Area Stats

Steinach am Brenner / Gschnitz Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 1 2km
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 5 13km
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 3 5km
Total Length
Cross Country
Total Length
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Steinach am Brenner / Gschnitz Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift2,110m
Lowest Piste1,242m
Resort Altitude (Steinach am Brenner / Gschnitz)1,242m
Max Vertical868m

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Ski Lessons in Steinach am Brenner / Gschnitz

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Location and Map

Where is Steinach am Brenner / Gschnitz?

This ski resort is in the Austrian Alps in Gschnitz, Innsbruck-Land.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Steinach am Brenner / Gschnitz is Innsbruck Airport, 37 minutes drive away.

Bolzano, Salzburg, Munich, St. Gallen-Altenrhein, Verona, Memmingen, Friedrichshafen and Brescia airports are all within three hours drive.

Innsbruck Airport is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.


Ski Lift Capacity

The five ski lifts are able to uplift 10,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, on 14km of ski runs, with 9 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Steinach am Brenner / Gschnitz open?

 Open (since 2 December 2022).

 Closes : 10 April 2023.


NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

Steinach am Brenner / Gschnitz